Leadership Team

Shantanu Mitra

Shantanu Mitra

CEO & Managing Director

Mr. Shantanu Mitra is the Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of Fullerton India. He is responsible for the overall corporate strategy of the company and its subsidiaries, covering Risk, Operations, Technology, Analytics and Digital Initiatives.

Shantanu has over 40 years of experience in financial services, with over 20 years at Standard Chartered Bank and Citibank where he had stints in India, Singapore and Thailand. His last role in Standard Chartered Bank was Senior Regional Risk Officer, India, Middle East & Africa, based in Mumbai. His previous experience with Fullerton India included a stint from 2010 to 2017, initially as Head of Consumer Risk for the parent company Fullerton Financial Holdings, Singapore and subsequently a very successful tenure as CEO & MD with Fullerton India.

He has extensive experience in Risk Management, spanning many geographies in Emerging Markets including Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Mr. Mitra holds a BSc in Statistics from the University of Calcutta, India and is a Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants, England & Wales. Since his previous retirement from FICC, Shantanu has served in various Board and Advisory capacities including, Non-Executive Director at DBS Bank, India; and Operating Partner with Global PE firm, Advent International including as Advisor in their portfolio companies.

Arvind Sampath

Arvind Sampath

Head of Treasury

Ekhlaque Bari

Ekhlaque Bari

Chief Technology Officer

Pankaj Malik

Pankaj Malik

Chief Financial Officer

Arvind Sampath

Arvind Sampath

Head of Treasury

Ekhlaque Bari

Ekhlaque Bari

Chief Technology Officer

Arvind is the Head of Treasury at Fullerton India. He is responsible for all liabilities strategy, surplus management and investor relationships. The Treasury has played an important role in maintaining stable, renewable and efficient funding and improved liquidity management.

Arvind has close to 25 years of experience in financial markets across various roles. He has worked in varied organisations including a Primary Dealership Bond Trading firm, a Foreign Bank and a Non-Banking Finance company. Prior to joining Fullerton India, he was associated with Standard Chartered Bank as their Head of Rates Trading before moving on to becoming their Chief Operating Officer – Markets. In his earlier stints, he was associated with ICICI Securities, where he was instrumental in setting up the ‘interest rate derivatives’ desk.

Arvind is an Engineer and an MBA from FMS, Delhi. He is an alumnus of Harvard Business School.